| Mar 4, 2014
| 9:08 PM
Apprentice School (15-9) begins play Wednesday in the U.S. Collegiate Athletic Association nationals as the No. 7 seed and will face defending champion Rochester (Mich.), a suburban Detroit team that's seeded second,...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 10:18 AM
It might be difficult for NHL general managers to surpass the magnitude of Tuesday’s trade-deadline-eve moves as the clock moves toward Wednesday’s noon PST deadline, but plenty of discussions are believed to be going on and at least one...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 4:20 PM
The entertainment value of an NHL shootout quickly loses its thrill after consecutive losses.
Still, Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau won't get pulled into the debate of whether a skills competition — his sport's equivalent of a free-throw contest,...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 1:06 PM
The reputation that precedes the Ducks is their offense, as the team has the third most goals in the NHL.
But it also ranks fifth in the league in team defense, allowing 2.36 goals a game.
The unit was further lifted by Friday’s performance...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 1:21 PM
If you were like me, the best part of "True Detective" wasn't watching it every week. It was talking about the show afterward, reading 20 articles on every episode and coming up with your own theories (seriously, Maggie was involved, right? So many...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 6:00 PM
Usually, it's Dustin Penner seeking to provide the creative response to a question.
But when the former Ducks forward was pulled off the Honda Center ice March 4 and told by General Manager Bob Murray he'd been traded to the Washington Capitals,...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Stephane Robidas, the veteran defenseman the Ducks acquired from the Dallas Stars on March
4, said he'll make his debut with the team Tuesday night against the Washington Capitals.
Robidas, 37, has been sidelined since Nov. 29, when he broke his right...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 11:00 PM
As if leaving NHL goals leader Alex Ovechkin open to unleash the game-winning goal weren't enough Tuesday, even the end of the Ducks' power-play skid wasn't the end.
“I'm disappointed in our specialty teams. It's been our Achilles' heel all year,&...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 10:25 PM
Ben Scrivens didn't mind that his shutout streak ended Tuesday, not with the way the Kings are surging.
They dominated the Eastern Conference-leading Tampa Bay Lightning, 5-2, at Staples Center, as five Kings scored goals.
“I want to win more...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 4:24 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the previous week.
+ Consecutive victories over Minnesota, Washington and Pittsburgh have fueled the Montreal Canadiens' 5-1-1 surge. Tomas Plekanec won 14 of 19 faceoffs he...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Dustin Penner might not be familiar with all of the details, but when the forward was asked about the Ducks' Tuesday night visit to Detroit, he figured out all he needed to know.
"Is that the first time we've played them since they eliminated us?" asked...